Belarus President hears government report on socio-economic development of the country

2 March 2018

The President of Belarus hears the report of the government, the national Bank and the regions in the Council of Ministers. The head of state is informed about the socio-economic development of the country last year, proposals on sustainable growth. In his opening remarks, Alexander Lukashenko criticized the government for insufficient work to create high-productivity jobs. At the same time there is an interregional stratification within the country - the standard of living in the capital and in the regions. Alexander Lukashenko once again reminded about the strict fulfillment of his commission - the average salary in the country must be 1 thousand rubles. They will also talk about increasing the gold and currency reserves of the country and reducing the external debt, the participation of the banking system in the development of the country's economy.